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A group of people (citizenry) that have joined together under a common goal of achieving a better way of life, using a model of government more suited towards their common beliefs. This is usually done through the Internet; however, other methods of communication are possible if limited. The goals of these Virtual Nations can vary radically, but some level of group sovereignty is professed despite no physical territorial boundaries.
Examples of Virtual Nations include: Al Qaeda, Virtual Nation, Second Life.

Though they all have radically different purposes and are in no way related to each other, they all share a similiarity, in that they are {Virtual Nations} to one level or another.
by mrhines March 08, 2010